Basic Research

- to understand what happens in the brain to cause mental illness

Schahram Akbarian, M.D., Ph.D. of the University of Massachusetts
Dr. Schahram Akbarian
January 16, 2012
In people with autism spectrum disorders, nerve cells in the prefrontal cortex and other brain regions show subtle defects. Rare genetic mutations account for...
The 2011 Outstanding Achievement Prizewinners
2011 Outstanding Achievement Prizewinners
January 09, 2012
The American Psychiatric Association (AMA) featured the Brain & Behavior Research Foundation 2011 Outstanding Achievement Prizewinners in their January...
Elizabeth Thomas, Ph.D. of the Scripps Research Institute
Elizabeth Thomas, Ph.D.
January 05, 2012
Studies led by NARSAD Young Investigator Grantee Elizabeth Thomas, Ph.D. at Scripps Research Institute show that DNA is too tightly wound in certain brain...
Dr. Ezra Susser
November 29, 2011
  NARSAD Distinguished Investigator Grantee Ezra Susser, MD, DrPH, has been awarded the 2011 Rema Lapous Award by the APHA (American Public Health Association...
Schahram Akbarian, MD, PhD
Schahram Akbarian, MD, PhD
November 21, 2011
Scientific Council Member Schahram Akbarian, MD, PhD and colleagues have conducted key research revealing for the first time how alterations to gene expression...

Pages

Subscribe to